Top 10 Essentials to Donate to Help Pet Shelters This Winter

Top 10 Essentials to Donate to Help Pet Shelters This Winter

As you shop for stocking stuffers for friends and family, it’s a great time to give back and help pet shelters by picking up much-needed items, like dog food, cat food and cat litter.

15 Funny Thoughts Pet Parents Have When Grooming Dogs and Cats

15 Funny Thoughts Pet Parents Have When Grooming Dogs and Cats

Between the sad puppy dog eyes and the angry kitty claws, it’s one of the less rewarding ways to spend time with your furry best friend. Grooming tip: Tolomeo recommends diluting your dog shampoo with water—it’ll be easier to apply and faster to rinse.

Saving Sadie: Dog Shot and Left for Dead Gets Second Chance at Life

Saving Sadie: Dog Shot and Left for Dead Gets Second Chance at Life

“They [the shelter] took Sadie knowing full well that no one would adopt her there with her injuries,” says Joal Derse Dauer, a local from Muskego, Wisconsin, had been donating blankets at the shelter when she noticed Sadie’s sad eyes and instantly was drawn to her.

Uses of Prescription Steroids for Dogs

Uses of Prescription Steroids for Dogs

If your dog suffers from an inflammatory condition, such as skin hot spots from flea allergies or a swollen ear from an aural hematoma, then your veterinarian can prescribe a low-dosage steroid to provide anti-inflammatory effects.

Experts warn that shouting at your dog could lead to worse behaviour

Experts warn that shouting at your dog could lead to worse behaviour

But animal experts are warning that yelling is the worst thing you can do if you’re trying to train your dog. Dr. Haywood says it’s important for dog owners to remember that their pets aren’t human, so they’re not going to respond in the same way.

Look at these very cute dogs trying very hard to catch treats

Look at these very cute dogs trying very hard to catch treats

(Picture: mediadrumimages / Christian Viel)There’s a new calendar filled with photos of dogs catching treats and it’s adorable. The pictures were taken by photographer Christian Vieler, who created the Dogs Catching Treats 2019 calendar. (Picture: mediadrumimages / Christian Viel)He’s really set on catching that treat

Pets at Home groomer sliced off chunk of dog’s tongue while trimming fur

Pets at Home groomer sliced off chunk of dog’s tongue while trimming fur

Mike Corry took Marley to the vets and said he will now be getting the cockapoo stitches (Picture: Terry Harris/Bav Media) Pets at Home have apologised (Picture: Terry Harris/Bav Media)Mr Corry says the vet said Marley’s tongue had been badly cut and suggested it could be stitched or rounded off.

Over 500 sausage dogs dressed in Christmas outfits gather in Hyde Park

Over 500 sausage dogs dressed in Christmas outfits gather in Hyde Park

Dachshund Millie takes part in a sausage dog festive walk (Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA)  Lulu takes part in a sausage dog festive walk (Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA)  Dachshunds Sabrina (left) and Lola (right) take part in a sausage dog festive walk in Hyde Park (Picture: Jonathan Brady/PA)

It's time to gear up for your pet's winter care

It's time to gear up for your pet's winter care

Use shoes to protect paws of our buddies and apply coconut oil daily before going to bed. Make sure the furry buddies have access to clean water every time. Make sure the pet food and water bowl are washed twice a day.

Will you help these rejected dogs find a home in time for Christmas?

Will you help these rejected dogs find a home in time for Christmas?

(Picture: Jack Taylor/Getty Images)At just one year and six months old, Rosie is still a puppy at heart. (Picture: Jack Taylor/Getty Images)Bear loves going on runs, so if you’re an active type he’s the dog for you.

Is it worth buying pet insurance?

Is it worth buying pet insurance?

Every week a Guardian Money reader submits a question, and it’s up to you to help him or her out – a selection of the best answers will appear in next Saturday’s paper. We’re getting a cockapoo puppy at Christmas (yes, it’s for life).

Square-Loving Cat on Twitter Inspires Curious Pet Parents

Square-Loving Cat on Twitter Inspires Curious Pet Parents

“A confident, assertive cat may be more likely to quickly investigate and sit inside the square,” says certified feline training and behavior specialist Paula Garber.

Pepper: Before YouTube, the Most Famous Movie Cat

Pepper: Before YouTube, the Most Famous Movie Cat

Dr. Ernie Ward tells the amazing story of Pepper the cat, the first feline movie star.

This Piglet Loves Her Dog BFF so Much She Thinks She’s a Puppy

This Piglet Loves Her Dog BFF so Much She Thinks She’s a Puppy

“They are dependent on each other,” says Stacey Becker, Luna and Cloud’s owner. Becker, who works from home and is able to keep an eye on the pair throughout the day, says that Luna and Cloud are nothing short of inseparable.

Watch: Kitten Rescued After Hitching a Ride in a Tesla

Watch: Kitten Rescued After Hitching a Ride in a Tesla

The man brought the car to his local service center, where he shared a video of the rescue via his YouTube account along with the caption, “I love my Tesla Service Center! In the clip, the kitten is carefully taken out of the car by a Tesla employee.

Have You Seen the Bucket Video Yet?

Have You Seen the Bucket Video Yet?

A two-minute long clip made by the folks at the Southwest Texas Alternative Energy and Sustainable Living Field Laboratory shows the various animals who reside on the desert property going to a bucket to have a refreshing drink of water.

World’s Bravest Cat Chills Next to a Rattlesnake

World’s Bravest Cat Chills Next to a Rattlesnake

In a heart-stopping pic snapped by the Laguna Vista Police Department in Texas, a cat was spotted hanging out mere inches away from a deadly rattlesnake. Image via Laguna Vista Police Department Facebook

Callous and cruel! Miracle cat survives being SHOT with sling shot from point blank range

Callous and cruel! Miracle cat survives being SHOT with sling shot from point blank range

The cat’s survival is so miraculous that she has been nicknamed Angel.Animal cruelty investigators today appealed for witnesses who may have seen the cat being shot and are also trying to trace Angel’s owners.Angel was found with the bearing still embedded in her head by a member of the public in Church Road, Throwley, near Faversham, Kent, at 8.30am last Thursday.RSPCA inspector Grace Harris-Bridge said: “This poor cat has been targeted with what looks like a ball bearing in a callous and cruel attack.

Home for Christmas! Stolen dog ABANDONED by sick breeders - 'My best friend is back!'

Home for Christmas! Stolen dog ABANDONED by sick breeders - 'My best friend is back!'

Bella's three-year ordeal left her riddled with mange (Image: Kennel Club/Francesca Sharp)Much-loved Bella as only reunited with her pining owner after being dumped on the streets having been treated abominably by unscrupulous breeders looking for fat profits.

How 'Full House' prepared Candace Cameron Bure for dog ownership

How 'Full House' prepared Candace Cameron Bure for dog ownership

Candace Cameron Bure has a giant dog and she’s proud of it. 'Fuller House' star Candace Cameron Bure calls her giant dog 'a small bear' In the 10th episode of “My Pet Tale,” Bure says she wouldn’t have any other dog in her life.

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